Tag: Hassidic Jewry in Russia

Russia’s Jewish Organizations Compete for Influence in Occupied Crimea

August 7, 2014

Staunton, August 7 – The Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia (FEOR) which unites the Hasidic Jewry in Russia, and the Russian Jewish Congress (RJC) which represents Reform Judaism, have been competing for influence on the estimated 15,000 Jews in Crimea since the Russian occupation of that Ukrainian territory. In the new issue of NG-Religii, […]